The Pond

Po Box 425, 105 Prospect Road
Centerport, NY 11721-0117
Tel: (516)446-5251
Grades: NS-PK | 20 students
The Kinder Club Pond is a non-profit organization with a charter from the NYS Department of Education.
 2015-2016 classes are mixed age groups, generally 3's & 4's in the morning and 4's & 5's in the afternoon, and meet up to five days per week, either half day or full day.
  The program includes lots of art, pre-writing experiences, age appropriate math such as counting, sorting and patterning, music and movement including voice and instrumentation, daily fresh air and sunshine on 15 acres of beachfront, fields and forest, and events to include parents/caregivers throughout the school year!   All classes are given under the supervision and guidance of a double certified NYS teacher, licensed and registered with Yoga Alliance, and licensed by Kindermusik International, also current pediatric cpr certification.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 20 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 14 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(dress for the weather)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,500
Tuition Notes tuition is divided into 10 equal payments, payable monthly unless other arrangements are made
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Giuliano

School Notes:

  • We embrace a holistic and hands-on approach to early childhood education, addressing age and ability appropriate academic curriculum as well as physical development, and interpersonal skills which introduce and reinforce life guidelines such as honesty, respect, fairness and friendship that will make our children into better human beings, able to work and relate to one another with kindness and understanding.
  • Please give a call if you'd like to visit, or if you have any questions about what's happening in the Pond!

Profile last updated: 07/18/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Gersh Academy (5.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Kinder Club NEST Centerport (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Kinder Club NEST Centerport (0 miles away)
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  • Centerport
    Grades: PK-K | 34 students
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    105 Prospect Road
    Centerport, NY 11721
  • Centerport
    Grades: PK-6 | 135 students
    1.1 miles
    Po Box 628
    Centerport, NY 11721
  • Northport
    Trinity Regional School
    Daycare / Preschool (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-K | 183 students
    1.7 miles
    364 Main Street
    Northport, NY 11768
  • Huntington
    KinderCare at Huntington
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 61 students
    1.8 miles
    183 East Main St.
    Huntington, NY 11743
  • Huntington
    Grades: PK-K | 55 students
    1.8 miles
    183 E Main St
    Huntington, NY 11743

School Reviews

Great program! The teachers are patient, caring and nurturing, and the classroom is warm and inviting. The music program is age appropriate and just plain fun, and many of my graduating classmates have gone on to major in education and music! (including myself!) :)
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 04/14/13

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